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Privacy Policy

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Privacy Policy Statement
The policy of Children’s Home of York’s officially controlled and operated WWW site is to respect and protect the privacy of its clients, staff and all other users. Children’s Home of York does not sell or distribute any information obtained from our visitors to a third party under any circumstance.

This policy defines how Children’s Home of York collects information from you, and how it is used. For each visitor to the Children’s Home of York website, the following information is collected: internet addressing information of visitors to our web pages (IP addresses)  the e-mail addresses of those who communicate with us via e-mail, the aggregate information on what pages visitors access or visit, user-specific information on what pages visitors access or visit, information volunteered by the visitor, such as contact information, personal information we request for information inquiries/requests, etc. There are cases where the Children’s Home of York website may request or provide personal information such as user ID, password, name or address. To provide for your privacy in these instances, Children’s Home of York provides a secure server which transmits and receives scrambled data, which is decoded on the server side. This technology protects your information from being viewed by an outside user.

The collected information is used for internal purposes only and will not be shared with other organizations. However, Children’s Home of York reserves the right to use the information to contact visitors for marketing purposes.

A small number of Children’s Home of York’s WWW pages contain links which may take you outside of our website. Users should be aware that when you “click” on an external link, you will be directed to another website which is beyond Children’s Home of York’s control. These other sites may send and receive cookies, collect data or solicit personal information and may use this information in ways Children’s Home of York does not, in accordance with its privacy policy statement. Always be aware of whose site you are visiting.

As a WWW user, keep in mind that whenever you give out personal information online (i.e. via message boards or chat), information can be collected and used by people you don’t even know. While Children’s Home of York strives to protect its users’ personal information and privacy, it cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose online, and you do so at your own risk. Children’s Home of York’s policy does not extend to anything that is inherent in the operation of the internet, and therefore beyond our control, and is not to be applied in any manner contrary to applicable law or governmental regulation.

Children’s Home of York reserves the right at its discretion to make changes to this policy at any time. Feel free to check this page periodically for amendments/updates. If you do not want to be contacted by us in the future, please let us know.